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Powerball Winner Had ‘Lucky Feeling’

Powerball Winner Had ‘Lucky Feeling’

The secret to winning the Powerball jackpot: Buy a ticket when you’re feeling lucky. That useless tip comes from 24-year-old Manuel Franco, who on Tuesday claimed his $768.4 million prize from the March 27 drawing. In doing so, the West Allis, Wisconsin man told reporters he bought $10 worth of tickets the day of the…MORE

18-Year-Old Sues Apple for $1 Billion

18-Year-Old Sues Apple for $1 Billion

An 18-year-old New Yorker has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Apple, claiming the company’s facial-recognition software mistook him for a thief. According paperwork filed by Ousmane Bah in Manhattan Federal Court, a thief stole his ID last year and then passed himself off as Bah when he was caught stealing $1,200 from a Boston…MORE

Billy Joel Changes his Mind About Retiring

Billy Joel Changes his Mind About Retiring

After discussing his eventual retirement numerous times over the years, Billy Joel is now singing a different tune. The piano man, who celebrates his 70th birthday next month, says he’s come to realize there’s no point in calling it quits. “I’ve become very comfortable with that concept of maybe you just don’t retire,” he says.…MORE

Paul Simon Donating Festival Money To Environmental Groups

Paul Simon Donating Festival Money To Environmental Groups

Paul Simon says his paycheck from an upcoming festival performance will go towards saving the planet. Simon will take part in the Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco this August, and will be donating the proceeds to two environmental groups – the San Francicso Parks Alliance and Friends of the Urban Forest. The 77-year-old Simon…MORE

HBO Will Air Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Concert This Weekend

HBO Will Air Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Concert This Weekend

Fans of Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, and the rest of the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class will finally get to see the ceremony when HBO airs it this weekend. The special includes performances by the inductees and loads of celebrity guests including Don Henley, Trent Reznor, Duran Duran, Brian May, and David…MORE

Freddie Mercury’s Handwritten Set List from 1978 Concert for Sale

Freddie Mercury’s Handwritten Set List from 1978 Concert for Sale

You can own a piece of history for the right price. Queen front man Freddie Mercury’s handwritten set list from a 1978 Denmark concert is now on sale. A memorabilia company is selling the set list for $35,000. The set list includes “We Will Rock You” and “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Would you buy the set list?MORE